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You are confused

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Submitted by GT (United States), Aug 12, 2008 at 01:39

I won't address whether you are a Muslim. If you were never baptised in the Baptist church, you were never a member, and therefore, never a Baptist. Saying that you were would be a lie.

Just as entering a StopNGo on a regular basis does not make you a convenience store, showing up at Baptist services does not make you a Baptist... For instance, if I stumbled into a Baptist service by mistake, would my presence make me a Baptist... of course not, because I never followed their doctrine. You aren't a Baptist and never were. I think you know that and are trying to "muddy the waters"

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